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L. Sprague de Camp Archives
L. Sprague de Camp • 243 Items / 62 Books, 153 Articles, 19 Reviews, 8 Poems
The Science Fiction Handbook (1953)
The Writing of Imaginative Fiction
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    Recommended Reading (2 Reviews)
    Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury
    1. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
    2. The Science Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1953, pp. 104-105
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    Science Fiction Library (3 Reviews)
    Costigan's Needle, by Jerry Sohl
    1. Costigan's Needle by Jerry Sohl
    2. The Science Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
    3. The Star Seekers by Milton Lesser
    Imagination Science Fiction, April 1954, pp. 114-115
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    Universe in Books (7 Reviews)
    The Science Fiction Handbook, by L. Sprague de Camp
    1. The Science Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
    2. Modern Science Fiction by Reginald Bretnor
    3. The Black Star Passes by John W. Campbell, Jr.
    4. The Syndic by Cyril M. Kornbluth
    5. The White Widows by Sam Merwin, Jr.
    6. Killer To Come by Sam Merwin, Jr.
    7. The Star Seekers by Milton Lesser
    Fantastic Universe Science Fiction, March 1954, pp. 157-162
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    The Reference Library (11 Reviews)
    One Man's Science Fiction
    1. The Science Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
    2. A Guide to the Moon by Patrick Moore
    3. World Out of Mind by J.T. McIntosh
    4. The Transcendent Man by Jerry Sohl
    5. The Undying Fire by Fletcher Pratt
    6. Lost Civilizations by H. Rider Haggard
    7. The End of the World by Kenneth Heuer
    8. Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke
    9. Children of Wonder by William Tenn
    10. O King, Live Forever by Henry Myers
    11. King Conan by Robert E. Howard
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, February 1954, pp. 144-155
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    Galaxy's Five Star Shelf (13 Reviews)
    Mutant, by Henry Kuttner
    1. Mutant by Henry Kuttner
    2. The Science Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
    3. The Green Millennium by Fritz Leiber
    4. Conquest of the Moon by Wernher von Braun, Fred Whipple, Willy Ley, and Cornelius Ryan, ...
    5. Flight Into Space by Jonathan Norton Leonard
    6. The Complete Book of Outer Space by Jeffrey Logan
    7. The First Book of Space Travel by Jeanne Bendick
    8. Star Science Fiction Stories, No. 2 by Frederik Pohl
    9. Starman Jones by Robert A. Heinlein
    10. Lucky Starr and the Pirates of the Asteroids by Paul French
    11. Expedition to Earth by Arthur C. Clarke
    12. Looking Forward by Milton Lesser
    13. Costigan's Needle by Jerry Sohl
    Galaxy Science Fiction, May 1954, pp. 129-133